Casimir A. Warren, a World War II veteran and longtime laboratory technician, died Saturday (Sept. 26, 1998) in Kenmore Mercy Hospital, Town of Tonawanda, after a long illness. He was 84.
A Buffalo native, Warren served in the Army Air Forces during World War II, working as a cryptographic technician in the China-India-Burma theater of war.
He returned to a career in the research and development laboratories at Allied Chemical, retiring from that post to pursue an active retirement.
Warren was a longtime volunteer with the Boy Scouts of America, rising to the rank of district commissioner. He also was a past president of the Holy Name Society of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in the Town of Tonawanda, a member of the American Legion and a bingo inspector for the town.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, the former Charlotte "Lorraine" Mrozinski of the Town of Tonawanda; a son, Donald R., of Los Gatos, Calif.; a daughter, Rita M.; and a sister, Adele Lysiak of Lower Burrell, Pa.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Monday in Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 263 Claremont Ave., Town of Tonawanda. Burial will be in St. Stanislaus Cemetery, Cheektowaga.